GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOD MORNING, College Crosse Nation!! Thanks for making us a part of your day! Here are your links for September 8, 2017.
What You Missed
“Chris Hogan, Penn State lacrosse.”
Like Hogan, plenty of former lacrosse are killing it in sports.
Lacrosse The Nation
Ohio State Buckeyes attackman Lukas Buckley describes his trip to Thailand this summer:
Marisa’s got an NLL update!
I spoke with NLL commissioner Nick Sakiewicz today for a story in US Lacrosse Magazine. A few interesting notes from him as well— Marisa Ingemi (@Marisa_Ingemi) September 7, 2017
Another expansion team announcement is coming soon. Possibly a third team as well for 2018-2019— Marisa Ingemi (@Marisa_Ingemi) September 7, 2017
Wave one expansion is over after that. Second wave pricing was set a couple of weeks ago.— Marisa Ingemi (@Marisa_Ingemi) September 7, 2017
WAIT FOR IT, WAIT FOR IT....
Educated guess, we're going to see Philadelphia and Halifax.— Marisa Ingemi (@Marisa_Ingemi) September 7, 2017
?? Built a stadium, brought MLS to Philly, 2 US Open Cup Finals, All Star Game, etc etc. see you all again real soon! https://t.co/e9nJuinjMd— Nick Sakiewicz (@NLLcommish) September 8, 2017
The man is teasing us now.
The Robert Morris Colonials had to go on a scavenger hunt throughout campus:
Looks like we might have a Hard Knocks version of college lacrosse with the North Carolina Tar Heels?
Tomorrow’s the second saturday of September and we’re gonna get some college lacrosse action!
Teams are still ironing out the kinks:
Tom Schreiber was helping out with the Utah Utes as well? Possible coaching future?
With others, conditioning is key:
I’ve never seen guys more excited for conditioning than Holy Cross. I love the enthusiasm!
Gettin' after weights like.... pic.twitter.com/mmzONxedRr— Holy Cross MLAX (@HCrossMLAX) September 7, 2017
The HEADstrong Foundation announced their series of fall lacrosse events. Here are the events and who’s playing:
- 10/14 – Nicholas Colleluori Classic Long Island at Hofstra University - Bucknell, Hartford, Hofstra, Lehigh, Penn State (MLAX)
- 10/15 – Nicholas Colleluori Women’s Classic at Hofstra University - Boston College, Hofstra, Michigan, UConn (WLAX)
- 10/15 – HEADstrong Women’s Lacrosse Classic at Rutgers University - Fairfield, Rutgers, Siena, Wagner (WLAX)
- 10/15 – Nicholas Colleluori Women’s Classic at Long Island University Post - Adelphi, Central Connecticut State, Hofstra Alumni, LIU Brooklyn, LIU Post, Manhattan, New York Athletic Club, Quinnipiac, Villanova (WLAX)
- 10/15 – Nicholas Colleluori Classic Baltimore at Johns Hopkins University - Army, Albany, Johns Hopkins, Richmond (MLAX)
- 10/15 – University City Women’s Classic at University of Pennsylvania - Penn, Temple, USC, Virginia (WLAX)
- 10/21 – HEADstrong DIII Fall Scrimmages at Cabrini University - Cabrini, Montclair State, Scranton (MLAX)
- 10/22 – University City Classic at University of Pennsylvania - Bellarmine, Delaware, Drexel, Lafayette, Monmouth, Penn, Quinnipiac, UMBC (MLAX, WLAX slate TBA)
- 10/22 – HEADstrong Fall Scrimmages, Cabrini University, Radnor, PA (MLAX TBA)
There’s a new #11 for the Syracuse Orange:
The torch has been passed. LSM Austin Fusco will wear #11 this season. pic.twitter.com/9KD2tT8zNS— Syracuse Lacrosse (@CuseMLAX) September 7, 2017
"We are extremely excited to have Coach Ciferri join our staff" said [Kevin] McKeown. " He has been around the game both as a player and a coach for his entire life. His passion and energy for lacrosse will enhance our program moving forward into the 2018 season and beyond. As someone who grew up playing at Ithaca High School, his connections with the local lacrosse community will be invaluable."
And finally, Dylan and Collin Donahue are about to purchase a local sports center in Marcellus, near Syracuse.
The Hop boys got to spend some bonding time watching the Baltimore Orioles:
Ball don’t lie!
Noon Hoops: Hobart Lax staff vs Hobart Hoops coaches...check Sports Center later! pic.twitter.com/h3B9pcK0Py— Mike Hanna (@Hobart_AD) September 7, 2017
Get to know more freshmen:
Welcome Terrence Mooney to Penn!— Penn Men's Lacrosse (@PennMensLax) September 8, 2017
“I chose Penn because of the unmatched academics accompanied by Coach Murphy and the lacrosse team.” pic.twitter.com/JlIJXMnP0Y
So fresh, so clean.
Amazon has started a search for a second North American headquarters location. Philly wants to be it:
We think Philadelphia would be a PRIME location for Amazon that would make people SMILE! Look forward to submitting a proposal! https://t.co/l60Wn5BVdg— Jim Kenney (@PhillyMayor) September 7, 2017
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